William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein interview

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.meyewili
Creators:
Meyerowitz, William, 1887-1981
Bernstein, Theresa
Bernstein, Theresa
Dates:
1978
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound cassette
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of William Meyerowitz and Theresa Bernstein conducted by David Masters for the Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester, Massachusetts. Meyerowitz speaks of his background in Russia; his early interest in art; his Jewish identity and its effect on his work; immigrating to the United States and meeting Bernstein;
Scope and Contents
the economics of painting; his interest in music; his work in printmaking. Bernstein speaks of the Gloucester environment and its effect on her work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
William Meyerowitz was a painter and etcher. He was married to Theresa Bernstein, an art historian and painter.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1991 by the Sawyer Free Library.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.

Keywords
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Jewish art and symbolism Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Painters -- Massachusetts -- Gloucester Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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